Several early taxa are not unequivocally classified as birds or non-avian dinosaurs; for these, both inclusion in this category and Category:Feathered dinosaurs is feasible. As soon as a taxon is generally accepted to be a bird or a non-avian dinosaur, it should only be listed in one of the aforementioned categories as appropriate.
A note on the use of subcategories and page listings:
A page should be listed here if it deals with:
Other genera, species and subspecies should be listed under the appropriate subcategory.
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This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total.
- ► Lists of prehistoric birds (3 P)
- ► Archaeopterygiformes (1 C, 1 P)
- ► Cenozoic birds (7 C, 6 P)
- ► Elephant birds (5 P)
- ► Prehistoric bird genera (81 P)
- ► Mesozoic birds (7 C, 7 P)
- ► Prehistoric bird stubs (340 P)
Pages in category "Prehistoric birds"
The following 33 pages are in this category, out of 33 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).